As noted in our article on November 13, a source close to the White House said that President Obama is likely to unveil a plan for executive action on immigration as early as November 21. That news surprised no one. Obama told those gathered at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute’s 37th Annual Awards Gala in Washington on October 2: “I would act to fix as much of our immigration system as I can on my own, and I meant what I said. So this is not a question of if, but when.”
On Monday afternoon, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency for the entire state to prepare for the anticipated reaction to the expected jury decision to not indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson after Wilson fatally shot Michael Brown.
When it was discovered that Jonathan Gruber, a key ObamaCare architect, had revealed that the president's healthcare law was intentionally vague in order to mislead the “stupid” American people, President Obama immediately attempted to distance himself from the man. However, evidence continues to indicate that Obama nor only borrowed a number of ideas from Gruber, but that it was Gruber who convinced the president to adopt the individual mandate.
Barack Obama warned of some of the downsides of illegal migration as recently as 2006, yet today he is readying executive amnesty. Is this yet another example of his "evolution" on hot-button issues?